Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group inaugurated its third die casting plant at Chakan, Pune. This new plant will be exclusively for aluminium gravity die casting and low pressure die casting, with machining in Pune for two and four-wheeler products. The plant inauguration was initiated by its flagship company Minda Corporation Ltd.
Minda Corporation Limited - a flagship company of Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group – has put in an initial investment of Rs 100 crore for the new die casting manufacturing facility. The company already operates dedicated aluminium and zinc die casting machine components at its Greater Noida and Pune facilities for turbocharger system, braking system, handle mounting components and engine mounting components for the automotive market. The new plant in Pune is equipped with a Competency Centre for Excellence, for gravity die casting and low pressure die casting. This plant has been set up to meet Indian, as well as export demands.
Ashok Minda, Group CEO, Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group, said the company follows a strict principle of quality and customer focus, serving in the best possible manner for products and technological demands. He added that the new plant will enable the Group to meet the rising demand for die casting components for Indian and global automotive customers.
2018 has marked a good start for Spark Minda, with the recent inauguration of its technical centre, followed by the new die casting plant, noted Sudhir Kashyap, Executive Director and CEO, Minda Corporation Ltd. He said the company has dynamically aligned its technological processes with product development to ensure product superiority.